A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guests: Cara Ciminillo, executive director, Trying Together, and James Doyle, executive director, Higher Achievement Pittsburgh
Topic: Allegheny County Children's Fund Initiative
How Discussed: What are the challenges for programs that help children in Allegheny County --- especially early childhood education programs and after-school programs? How have state and federal funding sources fallen short? What is the Allegheny County Children's Fund? Why is a petition drive underway, and how much of a tax increase would the fund entail for county property owners?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.27MB - Duration: 29:47 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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